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When a water vapor goes from a cloud to a plant what is this called?

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November 18, 2007 11:59AM

Low clouds can deposit water vapor on a plant by the mechanism of condensation. In this circumstance, the plant is cool enough to cause moisture (water vapor) in the air that comes in contact with the plant to lose enough energy to condense out and form little droplets.